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Storm drenches Auburn, leaves fresh layer of snow in Sierra

AUBURN CA - A soggy storm that was continuing through Thursday brought rain and several inches of wet snow to Sierra ski resorts. Chains were required on all eastbound vehicles e ...

Workers repair site of Newcastle mudslide

Crews were working Monday to permanently stabilize the site of a mudslide that occurred Saturday night in Newcastle, one effect of last weekend’s storm. “The whole hill came ...

Storm soaks Auburn, more rain on way for parched Placer

AUBURN CA - A late-winter storm drenched Auburn, with almost three inches of rain soaking the foothills by early Wednesday. After several months of near-drought conditions, Auburn ...

Storm to bring much-needed snow, rain

February brought a generous share of sunny days and mild temperatures but it’s leaving with a smacking reminder that there’s still another month of winter in store. A system th ...

Sierra snowstorm buoys Placer tire chain, ski industry hopes

AUBURN CA - A year ago, Applegate chain seller Chris Brown was basking in a wintry season that produced record snow totals and a virtual avalanche of business. Brown, owner of App ...

Sacramento weather bureau is where the storm action is

SACRAMENTO – It’s the nerve center for weather forecasting from Shasta to Stanislaus counties, covering the high peaks of the Sierra to the valley floor. And on Friday, the Sa ...

PG&E works to restore power in Placer as winds kick up

Strong winds were creating pockets of power outages Thursday in Auburn and other areas of Placer County. With winds continuing to peak at 30-40 mph through the foothills and into ...

Ladies of summer win again

Many of the players on the Auburn Storm softball team took their lumps last spring as members of the Placer High squad. They’re making up for it this summer. The Storm 18-and-und ...

Parts of North Auburn, Bowman experience power outage

Parts of North Auburn and Bowman were without power early Thursday night after strong winds and a heavy rainstorm rolled through the area. Among the businesses without electricit ...

Piling it on: Rain, wind, snow pummel Auburn, Sierra

The wind and rain kept on coming Thursday, buffeting Auburn and environs in the latest of a series of winter storms expected to continue into the weekend. And while that translate ...